Historical Records From Adam to Abraham
To Noah’s Sons
1 Adam,a Seth, Enosh, 2 Kenan,b Mahalalel,c Jared,d 3 Enoch,e Methuselah,f Lamech,g Noah.h
Shem, Ham and Japheth.j
5 The sonsb of Japheth:
Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshek and Tiras.
Ashkenaz, Riphathc and Togarmah.
Elishah, Tarshish, the Kittites and the Rodanites.
8 The sons of Ham:
Cush, Egypt, Put and Canaan.
Seba, Havilah, Sabta, Raamah and Sabteka.
The sons of Raamah:
Sheba and Dedan.
10 Cush was the fatherd of
Nimrod, who became a mighty warrior on earth.
the Ludites, Anamites, Lehabites, Naphtuhites, 12 Pathrusites, Kasluhites (from whom the Philistines came) and Caphtorites.
Sidon his firstborn,e and of the Hittites, 14 Jebusites, Amorites, Girgashites, 15 Hivites, Arkites, Sinites, 16 Arvadites, Zemarites and Hamathites.
1:17–23pp—Ge 10:21–31; 11:10–27
17 The sons of Shem:
Elam, Ashur, Arphaxad, Lud and Aram.
The sons of Aram:f
Uz, Hul, Gether and Meshek.
18 Arphaxad was the father of Shelah,
and Shelah the father of Eber.
19 Two sons were born to Eber:
One was named Peleg,g because in his time the earth was divided; his brother was named Joktan.
Almodad, Sheleph, Hazarmaveth, Jerah, 21 Hadoram, Uzal, Diklah, 22 Obal,h Abimael, Sheba, 23 Ophir, Havilah and Jobab. All these were sons of Joktan.
27 and Abram (that is, Abraham).
28 The sons of Abraham:
Isaac and Ishmael.
29 These were their descendants:
Nebaioth the firstborn of Ishmael, Kedar, Adbeel, Mibsam, 30 Mishma, Dumah, Massa, Hadad, Tema, 31 Jetur, Naphish and Kedemah. These were the sons of Ishmael.
32 The sons born to Keturah, Abraham’s concubine:l
Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbak and Shuah.
The sons of Jokshan:
Sheba and Dedan.m
Ephah, Epher, Hanok, Abida and Eldaah.
All these were descendants of Keturah.
34 Abrahamn was the father of Isaac.o
The sons of Isaac:
Esau and Israel.p
35 The sons of Esau:q
Eliphaz, Reuel,r Jeush, Jalam and Korah.
Teman, Omar, Zepho,j Gatam and Kenaz;
37 The sons of Reuel:t
Nahath, Zerah, Shammah and Mizzah.
38 The sons of Seir:
Lotan, Shobal, Zibeon, Anah, Dishon, Ezer and Dishan.
Hori and Homam. Timna was Lotan’s sister.
Alvan,l Manahath, Ebal, Shepho and Onam.
The sons of Zibeon:
Aiah and Anah.u
The sons of Dishon:
Hemdan,m Eshban, Ithran and Keran.
Bilhan, Zaavan and Akan.n
The sons of Dishano:
Uz and Aran.
43 These were the kings who reigned in Edom before any Israelite king reigned:
Bela son of Beor, whose city was named Dinhabah.
44 When Bela died, Jobab son of Zerah from Bozrah succeeded him as king.
45 When Jobab died, Husham from the land of the Temanitesv succeeded him as king.
46 When Husham died, Hadad son of Bedad, who defeated Midian in the country of Moab, succeeded him as king. His city was named Avith.
47 When Hadad died, Samlah from Masrekah succeeded him as king.
48 When Samlah died, Shaul from Rehoboth on the riverp succeeded him as king.
49 When Shaul died, Baal-Hanan son of Akbor succeeded him as king.
50 When Baal-Hanan died, Hadad succeeded him as king. His city was named Pau,q and his wife’s name was Mehetabel daughter of Matred, the daughter of Me-Zahab. 51 Hadad also died.
The chiefs of Edom were:
Timna, Alvah, Jetheth, 52 Oholibamah, Elah, Pinon, 53 Kenaz, Teman, Mibzar, 54 Magdiel and Iram. These were the chiefs of Edom.
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